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UPDATE: Captured on video: Deer breaks through Janesville high school window  WCF Courier

JANESVILLE — As head of the Janesville School District, superintendent and principal B.J. Meaney is used to the buck stopping with him. On Monday afternoon ...

Congrats Janesville Class of 2018 | Waverly Newspapers  Cedar Valley Daily Times

They left a chair empty between Jack Berry and Zachary Bromwich.

Janesville earns shot at fourth straight state championship (PHOTOS)  WCF Courier

CEDAR RAPIDS — Janesville remains in a league of its own.

Wildcats fend off Panthers in 4 sets | Waverly Newspapers  Cedar Valley Daily Times

JANESVILLE — Two of the top volleyball programs in Class 1A are situated just 25 miles apart within Bremer County.

Janice Wilson (1937-2018)  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

WAVERLY -- Janice Kay Wilson, 81, of Waverly, died Aug. 2 at UnityPoint Health-Allen Hospital.

No. 1 Wildcats take pair in triangular | Waverly Newspapers  Cedar Valley Daily Times

JANESVILLE — The top-ranked Class 1A Janesville volleyball team prepared itself for post-season play on Thursday by inviting a Class 3A power and a Class ...

Clinton announces AD, basketball coach  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — Clinton High School named Andy Eberhart the new Activities Director, as well as naming Troy Ersland as the new head basketball coach for the ...

Destival earns scholarship  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

JANESVILLE — Bryce Destival was presented with the $300 Janesville American Legion Auxiliary Merit Award at an awards night this spring at Janesville High ...

Janesville again rejects $5.4 million bond issue  WCF Courier

JANESVILLE — A $5.4 million bond issue for a gym and classroom addition at Janesville Consolidated School went down in defeat again Tuesday.

Prep volleyball: No. 3 Janesville tops No. 4 Tripoli for Iowa Star title  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

JANESVILLE | Tradition met the future Thursday night.

Katherine M. “Kathy” Tellinghuisen (1957-2018)  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

JANESVILLE — Katherine Marie “Kathy” Tellinghuisen, 61, of rural Janesville, died at home Wednesday, Aug. 22.

New classrooms, gym on the ballot Tuesday in Janesville school vote  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

JANESVILLE — Enrollment growth is pushing Janesville Consolidated School District officials to try again at passing a $5.4 million bond issue referendum.

Two eastern Iowa students graduating from college before high school  KCRG

Gillian Gergen of Janesville and Megann Bohlkwn of Independence will walk onstage and pick up two-year community college degrees Friday night. But both ...

SWCC hires Iowa native Weinmeister to lead softball program  KMAland

Janesville native Nick Weinmeister is returning to his Iowa roots to lead Southwestern Community College's softball program.

Carver welcomes soldier, son of teacher, home from Iraq  WCF Courier

WATERLOO — Chris Reeves' fellow sixth-grade teachers at George Washington Carver Academy wanted to be supportive when his son, Jonah, deployed to ...

2018 Friends of Sartori scholarship winners announced  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

2018 Friends of Sartori scholarship winners announced.

‘Freedom Bus’ to explore civil rights locations  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

WATERLOO — A group of about 20 people will head south for a tour of the civil rights movement.

'General Hospital' Celebrates Maurice Benard's 25th Anniversary With Classic Sonny & Carly Episodes  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Maurice Benard is celebrating 25 years playing Sonny Corinthos on General Hospital and the show is airing a special anniversary episode November 12 to ...

Bill Dix resigns from Iowa Senate after video with lobbyist is posted

Iowa state Sen. Bill Dix (R-Shell Rock) resigned Monday, hours after a video was posted showing him kissing a female lobbyist at a Des Moines bar. Michael ...

Northern Iowa athletics: Cedar Falls' senior Wolf to play both basketball, football for Panthers  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

CEDAR FALLS — Logan Wolf can play football at a very high level. That also is true of Wolf on the basketball court.

Group sews clothes for premature babies across the world  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

WATERLOO — Cathy McRoberts knows the anguish families endure when a baby is born premature. She lived it when her granddaughter didn't survive after ...

Wayne Thoren (1951-2016)  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

NEW HARTFORD — Wayne Robert Thoren, 64, of New Hartford, died Sunday, Nov. 6, at UnityPoint Health-Allen Hospital in Waterloo.

Waterloo at all-time high for graduates, other Cedar Valley districts above Iowa rate  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

WATERLOO – Administrators last year started closely tracking Waterloo high school students who weren't earning enough credits to advance to the next grade ...

Ask a Fool: How Often Should I Check My Stocks?  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Q: I'm pretty new to investing and have built a portfolio of a dozen stocks. How often should I check my stock prices? Unfortunately, there's no perfect answer to ...

Game of the week: Independence hosts Waverly-S.R. in key district battle  WCF Courier

INDEPENDENCE — Playing meaningful games into late October is an objective for every high school football program.

ISU football: Purdy was prepared for starring role at ISU  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

AMES – True freshman quarterback Brock Purdy never played in a JV game until he got to Iowa State.

Wallace O. Burman (1925-2017)  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

CEDAR FALLS -- Wallace Oren Burman, 91, of Cedar Falls, died Monday, Jan. 23, at Covenant Medical Center in Waterloo from complications of pneumonia.

One charge overturned in "Breaking Bad" poison plot  WCF Courier

OSAGE – The Iowa Court of Appeals has dropped one charge for an Osage man convicted of trying to poison a young man he had sexually abused.

Iowa State women's basketball: Cyclones expect big things from Joens  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

AMES -- Iowa State women's basketball coach Bill Fennelly jokes that true freshman Ashley Joens may have more points than words spoken this season.

New Fleet Farm big box store planned for Cedar Falls  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

CEDAR FALLS — Plans are in the works for a new Fleet Farm retail store in Cedar Falls.

Iowa football: Hockaday has earned his opportunity  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

IOWA CITY — From his spot at middle linebacker, Jack Hockaday has become an anchor in the constantly churning sea of change the Iowa football team has ...

Prep football: No. 2 Cedar Falls rolls to 38-7 win over Jefferson  WCF Courier

CEDAR FALLS — A spark was all second-ranked Cedar Falls needed Friday night.

College wrestling: Iowa hits milestone with dual wins  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

KENT, Ohio — Iowa became just the fourth school in NCAA history to reach 1000 dual meet victories when the Hawkeyes defeated Cal State Bakersfield in the ...

UNI football: Szczyrbak on a mission to impact youth positively  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

CEDAR FALLS — When Ezrah Szczyrbak enters an elementary school classroom, the students take notice.

Prep football playoffs: Newman overtakes North Tama in OT  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

MASON CITY -- The Newman Catholic football team was in dire straits on Friday.

UNI football: Panthers must respond after tough loss  WCF Courier

CEDAR FALLS -- It is sink or swim time for the Northern Iowa football team.

MITCHELL LORENZ and MARY REDING  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

MITCHELL LORENZ and MARY REDING joined Upper Iowa's University's School of Liberal Arts faculty. Lorenz, assistant professor of psychology, is coming to ...

College basketball: UNI women announce schedule, men's MVC slate set  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

The Missouri Valley Conference released its basketball schedules Tuesday, completing the season slate for the University of Northern Iowa women's basketball ...

UPDATE: College football: Sooners too much for Iowa State  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

AMES — After last week's offensive struggles in a loss at Iowa, Iowa State took a giant step forward Saturday against fifth-ranked Oklahoma.

College football: Purdy passing guides Iowa State past No. 25 OSU, 48-42  WCF Courier

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Only guaranteed one series, third-string quarterback Brock Purdy made it count and ended up playing the rest of the game for Iowa ...

Icing on the cake  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Chocolate peanut butter cake. Macaroons. Chocolate raspberry torte.

College football: Iowa corners learn during win over Minnsota  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

MINNEAPOLIS – One pass at a time, Riley Moss and Julius Brents received an education during the Iowa football team's 48-31 win Saturday at Minnesota.

REVIEW: 'American Vandal' continues to wallow in laughs  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

That big Netflix money has been put to good use. In season two of “American Vandal,” the two teen documentarians say they've been given more resources to ...

Cedar Valley retail sectors deal with changing mall landscape  WCF Courier

WATERLOO — An ongoing seismic shift in the national retail landscape has shaken the Cedar Valley's two largest shopping centers, but as shopping habits ...

Two new doctors join Mitchell County health center staff  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

OSAGE — Mitchell County Regional Health Center welcomed new staff amid expansion and renovations — Benson Hargens, a family practitioner, and Erik ...

20 under 40: Shining star as a lawyer and volunteer  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Seventeenth in a series of stories looking at this year's 20 Under 40 winners.

Beck chooses downtown Cedar Falls for Lark Brewing location  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

CEDAR FALLS — Lark Brewing will move to downtown Cedar Falls, owner Darin Beck announced Friday.

Iowa football: Redshirt rule a balancing act for coaches  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

IOWA CITY -- With one eye on the present and one on the future, changes in college football's redshirt rule have Iowa coaches performing a balancing act.

UNI football: Panthers have options at receiver  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

CEDAR FALLS — If there was a vision of how Northern Iowa's offense was to operate it was crystal clear last Saturday against North Dakota State.

JESSE GLEASON  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

JESSE GLEASON has joined Iowa Securities Investment Corp. in Waterloo as vice president. Gleason has more than 20 years of finance and lending ...

Iowa men's basketball: Hawkeyes' Garza on the mend  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

IOWA CITY — We always knew that Luka Garza had guts.

Mix master: Tom Tatman to retire from Catamount Recording  WCF Courier

CEDAR FALLS – There are four stages to a record producer and chief engineer's career, says Catamount Recording's Tom Tatman.

Iowa football: Targeting can be tough to interpret  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

IOWA CITY — Parker Hesse didn't get a good look at the hit that will keep Amani Jones in the Iowa locker room for the first half of Saturday's game.

Official statement from Sons of Jacob synagogue  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

The Sons of Jacob synagogue in Waterloo Iowa and local Jewish community condemns the vile hatred, bigotry, anti-Semitism and despicable violence that ...

College football: Iowa secures hard-fought win at Minnesota, 48-31  WCF Courier

MINNEAPOLIS – Iowa accomplished a lot on its way to a 48-31 win at Minnesota on Saturday.

Iowa State University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences grants  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

AMES — The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Iowa State University has awarded nearly $3.5 million in scholarships to students for the 2018-19 ...

VIDEO: Hawkeye TE TJ Hockenson | Local |  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

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College volleyball: UNI sweeps Evansville to retain MVC lead  WCF Courier

CEDAR FALLS -- On a night when Northern Iowa's traditional winning formula of scrappy defense and crisp digs wasn't always reliable, the Panthers turned to ...

College football: No. 1 NDSU pulls away for win over No. 22 UNI, 56-31  WCF Courier

CEDAR FALLS — Northern Iowa knew it had to play a four-quarter game.

Oct. 11, 2018  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Q: Where have my birds gone? My bird feeder and bird bath aren't getting used.

Police investigate two weekend stabbings | |  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

WATERLOO — A Waterloo man who was stabbed in the chest over the weekend is recovering as police continue to investigate the attack.

Photos: UNI football at South Dakota Oct. 13, 2018 | Local  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Northern Iowa's Trevor Allen escapes a tackle from South Dakota's Andrew Gray, right, during a college football game in Vermillion, S.D. on Saturday, Oct. 13, ...

UNI football: Fountain patiently waiting for his opportunity  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

CEDAR FALLS — Daurice Fountain's dream of an NFL career was on his fingertips.

UNI football: Panthers ready to host No. 1 Bison  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

CEDAR FALLS — Down to a man, and it doesn't matter which side that man stands, North Dakota State knows exactly who Northern Iowa is and vice versa.

Review: Saucy 'Nana's Naughty Knickers' heats up Cedar Falls' Oster Regent Theatre stage  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

CEDAR FALLS – Saucy is a good description for Cedar Falls Community Theatre's current show, “Nana's Naughty Knickers.” The light-hearted farce, directed by ...

Disney's Ron Clements still looks to do more, post-'Moana'  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Despite a string of hit films, three Oscar nominations and a reputation as one of the most successful directors in Hollywood, Ron Clements says he never has ...

No need to say 'uncle' with so many hostas -- and ways to use 'em  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

If I had one arm twisted behind my back, I couldn't choose just one favorite hosta. I couldn't even say “uncle” without mentioning the golden chartreuse “Rich ...

What the Hell Is Happening in This 'Riverdale' Flashback Scene?! (VIDEO)  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

In 1992, the parents did something bad. While dressed like the cast of Monty Python and the Holy Grail.

'Last Man Standing': Tim Allen & Nancy Travis Break Down Why Season 7 Is Such a Hit  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Tim Allen and Nancy Travis are enjoying a second honeymoon of sorts. The actors star as Mike and Vanessa Baxter on Last Man Standing, the family comedy ...

Today's prep football championship games in the UNI-Dome  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

No. 1 Van Meter (12-0) vs. No. 4 Iowa City Regina (10-2). Time: 11 a.m., Friday. Location: UNI-Dome, Cedar Falls. Postseason history: Van Meter is competing in ...

Marvel Comics co-creator Stan Lee dead at 95  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Comic book genius Stan Lee, the architect of the contemporary comic book, has died. He was 95.

'The Last Ship' Series Finale: A 'Brutal Fight to End the War' (VIDEO)  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

TNT's Naval action adventure series The Last Ship finishes out its five-year tour of duty on Sunday, November 11, with U.S. forces ready to invade Gran ...

'Riverdale' Creator Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa Previews Netflix's New Series 'Chilling Adventures of Sabrina'  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Something wicked this way comes! The Archieverse's teen witch, Sabrina Spellman, is making a comeback in Netflix's Chilling Adventures of Sabrina— but don't ...

Prep girls' basketball: No. 3 City High catches No. 1 Cedar Falls, 59-54  WCF Courier

CEDAR FALLS — Foul by foul, free throw by free throw, Iowa City High standout Ashley Joens kept her team within striking distance of Cedar Falls Friday night ...

Photos: Dubuque Senior at Waterloo West basketball | Boys  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Waterloo West's Kalen Burt, left, and CaRondis Harris-Anderson, right, stop Dubuque Senior's Marshaun Carroll during the first half of Tuesday night's game at ...

Scene Stealer: Kristen Johnston on Playing 'Dumb & Funny' Tammy on 'Mom'  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Kristen Johnston plays new parolee Tammy Diffendorf, who's come to live with her long-lost foster sister, Bonnie (Allison Janney), and Bonnie's daughter, Christy ...

UNI receives grant  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

CEDAR FALLS — The University of Northern Iowa Business & Community Services is a grant recipient under the U.S. Economic Development Administration's ...

Preps to Watch  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Blough has been one of the key pieces on a Dike-New Hartford team that continues to establish itself as Iowa's best regardless of class. Last weekend, Blough ...

'Chilling Adventures of Sabrina' Episode 4: Sabrina Is Initiated Into 'Witch Academy' (RECAP)  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Sabrina arrives at the Academy of Unseen Arts where she is put through a series of tests, both mental and physical.

College volleyball: UNI dumps Missouri State  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

CEDAR FALLS — Early deficits proved to be no problem for the University of Northern Iowa volleyball team Friday as the Panthers blew past Missouri State ...

'Midnight, Texas' First Look: Former 'Supernatural' Producers Bring a Darker & Sexier Season 2 (VIDEO)  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Our favorite mostly supernatural denizens of Midnight, Texas are back for a second season. Though last season of the NBC horror show ended with the ...

Walleye fishing: Skarlis, Lahr win second straight World Walleye Championship  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

ESCANABA, Mich. — Thirty-some years ago, Tommy Skarlis dreamed of someday qualifying for a Masters Walleye Circuit World Walleye Championship.

Search is on for missing LaPorte teen  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

LaPORTE CITY — Authorities are looking for a missing LaPorte City who failed to return home Saturday night.

UNI football: McShane has quickly earned Panthers' trust  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

CEDAR FALLS — University of Northern Iowa true freshman wide receiver Deion McShane was targeted on the first three Panther plays against Indiana State ...

'Westside' Story: Meet 3 Stars from Netflix's Musical Reality Soap (VIDEO)  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Three stars from Netflix's new music-biz reality show break down their hybrid series.

Why 'Patriot' & 'Forever' Are Worth Watching — Plus, What's the Deal With Amazon Fire TV Cube?  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

The streaming *service* has plenty to offer.

Secrets From Behind the Scenes of 'Saturday Night Live's Hair Department  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Jodi Mancuso details the highs and lows of running the department.

'Murder in the Family' Premiere: Geraldo Rivera on Celebrities Who've Suffered Family Tragedies  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Some of the true crime stories include Jennifer Hudson, Kelsey Grammer, and Dave Navarro.

This Dutch oven from AmazonBasics is higher-rated and cheaper than its competitors  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Dutch ovens are one of the most essential kitchen buys of fall and winter. You can make your favorite soups and stews, slow roast vegetables and meats for a ...

Yes, you can buy Halloween candy on Amazon  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Between buying costumes, carving pumpkins, and planning trick-or-treat routes for your kids, there's enough on your Halloween to-do list. Fortunately, buying ...

This Ferrari GTO is the most valuable car ever auctioned. It sold for $48 million  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

A 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO sold for $48.4 million at RM Sotheby's annual Monterey collector car sale -- a world record for any car ever sold at auction.

4 fun trick-or-treat alternatives to Halloween candy  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Between the peanut allergies, cavities, tampering concerns, and more health-conscious parents than ever, you may find out that the half the candy you pass out ...

College wrestling: Wartburg overpowers Nebraska Wesleyan  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

WAVERLY -- Defending national champion Wartburg opened its dual wrestling season Wednesday with a 38-13 American Rivers Conference victory over ...

8-player prep football championship: St. Mary's (11-0) vs. Don Bosco (12-0)  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Time: Thursday, 10 a.m.; Location: UNI-Dome, Cedar Falls; Postseason history: Remsen St. Mary's has reached the playoffs for the eighth time, but first since ...

Amazon shoppers are raving about this $20 knife set  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

A great knife set can make trying out a new recipe easy but dropping hundreds of dollars on knives isn't in most people's budgets. If you're a home chef in.

These robots fly and swim just like animals  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

German company Festo hopes to learn from the natural world to improve the future of automated machines.

Congressman auctions off protester's phone at Twitter hearing  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

When a protester interrupted the congressional hearing of Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, Congressman Billy Long of Missouri proceeded to diffuse the situation by ...

Chiefs' defense has a day | Football |  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes had finally thrown an interception, the first all season for the Chiefs' talented young quarterback, and the ...

Kimmel unveils bubble for Ruth Bader Ginsburg  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Late-night comedians reacted to Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg going to the hospital after she fell and fractured three ribs.

Saturday cross country: College, prep results  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

TEAM LEADERS -- 1. Central 58, 2. Grinnell 69, 3. Simpson 88, 4. Hawkeye CC 123, 5. Park 138. INDIVIDUAL LEADERS -- 1. Marcus Graham (Indian Hills) ...

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